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City of Garden City, KS Utility Worker I - Water Department in Garden City, Kansas

Utility Worker I - Water Department

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Utility Worker I - Water Department


$16.21 - $20.56 Hourly


Garden City, KS

Job Type




Job Number



4/30/2021 11:59 PM Central

  • Description

  • Benefits


The City of Garden City is hiring for a Utility Worker I in the Water Department.

Examples of Duties

This position is responsible for work activities involving the construction, installation, maintenance and repairs of the City Water Distribution System. Operates department vehicles and may be trained to operate backhoe, trencher, front-end loader, valve turner, spoils vacuum, and compactor. Works under supervision of the Superintendent, or Crewleader/Foreman as assigned.

Typical Qualifications

It is required to have a High school diploma or GED. Employee shall test to obtain Class I Drinking Water Certification within 6 months of meeting eligibility requirements. The employee shall have successfully obtained Class I Drinking Water Certification within one year of the first examination. One year of experience in a building, craft trades or job requiring mechanical skills. Requires a valid Kansas driver's license with a good driving record. Employee must be eligible to obtain KS Class B CDL license with Air Brake endorsement.

Supplemental Information

Some physical characteristics include the ability to lift up to 100 lbs., pull, push, reach, twist, kneel, balance, stand, sit, stoop, squat, bend, walk, computer operation, write, operate equipment, paint, drive, see, hear, load, unload, grip, hold, climb and sweep. The salary range is $16.21 - $20.56 with a competitive benefits package. Please complete an online application if you would like to become part of our team at the Water Department! Applications accepted until the position is filled. EEO

The City of Garden City offers a wide range of competitive benefits. Some of the benefits include:

  • Health Insurance: Blue Cross Blue Shield

  • Advance Life Insurance

  • Kansas Public Employees Retirement System (KPERS)

  • Wellness Program

  • Paid Leave

  • Employee Recognition Plan

  • Years of Service Bonuses

  • Evaluations

  • Employee Assistance Plan

  • LifeSave Membership


City of Garden City (KS)


301 N. 8th Street Garden City, Kansas, 67846






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